To date, this program has reached 85 schools and more than 42,500 students. Most of these students were in the 6th grade.

Read more about how Building Healthy Communities is making a difference in Michigan middle schools in this infographic.

Who can apply? 

This program is available to any middle school. If your school has already participated in a Building Healthy Communities program, you're not eligible to apply at this time. Here's a list of schools (PDF) that have participated.

How can I learn more?

Read more about the Middle School Program in the 2019-2020 program description (PDF) and the program website.

How can I apply? 

We're no longer accepting applications for the 2019-2020 school year. 

Partners: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and the University of Michigan.